Join the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History for a talk focused on current organic agricultural research, as well as the history of organic farming and advocacy in Santa Cruz, CA. Organic systems benefit the environment, communities, and rural economies. Researchers from the Organic Farming Research Institute will discuss the biggest challenges for organic farmers and research being done to find environmentally protective solutions that strengthen organic agricultural systems. $12 General | $6 Children | Members 50% off. Doors open at 6:45pm and the talk will begin at 7 pm. Light refreshments provided.